Michael Chen, MD

Rush University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Spine and Back Care; Neurosurgery Services
Chinese, English
Rush Employed Provider

About Me

My practice is focused on taking care of patients with blood vessel diseases of the brain and spine. When dealing with the brain and spine -- every decision -- there's so much at stake. There's no room for error.


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Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Rush Neurosurgery
Rush Neurosurgery
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 855
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-6644
(312) 942-2176




Education and Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital - Neurology
Harvard Medical School - Stroke
Columbia University - Interventional Radiology
University of Hawaii School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Angiogram, cerebral
Angioplasty and stenting, cervical carotid
Angioplasty and stenting, intracranial
Arteriovenous malformations
Brain aneurysm
Carotid artery disease
Cerebrovascular disease
Endovascular procedures
Endovascular/vascular neurosurgery
Stroke prevention
Transient ischemic attack
Ultrasound, transcranial Doppler
Vascular dementia
Vascular malformations

Academics & Publications

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center. In addition to providing patient care, many of our clinicians have faculty appointments at Rush University and perform clinical, basic science and community-based research. Our education and research endeavors are dedicated to enhancing excellence in patient care — now and in the future.


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Primary location
Rush Neurosurgery
Rush Neurosurgery
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 855
Chicago, IL, 60612